As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Nikon Coolpix B700 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms and pro digicams. The Nikon Coolpix B700's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix P900 and the Coolpix B500) and Canon (such as the PowerShot SX60 HS and the EOS Rebel T6)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to other super zoom competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 50fps), is newer (february 2016 vs march 2015), is more popular and has a faster max shutter speed (1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

However, on average it doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't record movies in 24p, lacks and external mic jack, doesn't have a built-in GPS and doesn't support an external flash.

Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900
1 year older
$469 - $697

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much more zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Has a GPS
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly heavier: 899 g vs 565 g

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
1 year older
$349 - $429

Significant advantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the SX60 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 65x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)
10 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 60x vs 60x
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500
similar age
$199 - $257

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 350 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 39.1x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Popularity: 608 vs 575

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
2 years older
$349 - $398

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Supports 24p
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 50x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Nikon Coolpix P610

Nikon Coolpix P610
1 year older
$299 - $617

Significant advantages of the P610 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the P610 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • None found

common strengths of the P610 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 60x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a slightly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 460k dots), has image stabilization (lens vs none), has a screen which flips out and is newer (february 2016 vs february 2014).

However, on average it takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p, has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror) and lacks and external mic jack.

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6
similar age
$335 - $699 (body only)
$370 - $399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots slower: 3 fps vs 5 fps

common strengths of the Rebel T6 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $334.64 vs $339.00

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$445 (body only)
$516 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D5300 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $444.94 vs $339.00

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
2 years older
$405 (body only)
$349 - $397 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3300 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $349.00 vs $339.00

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400
5 months newer
$390 (body only)
$389 - $397 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3400 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $389.00 vs $339.00

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
1 year older
$649 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the T6i and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
2 years older
$349 (body only)
$550 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 18 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $349.00 vs $339.00

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has much more zoom (60x vs 30x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1,920 x 1,280 @ 60fps), has a screen which flips out, has a slightly longer battery life (350 shots vs 300 shots) and is newer (february 2016 vs january 2015).

However, on average it is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs mid size (113×66×35 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), lacks and external mic jack, is thicker (4.2" vs 1.4") and is slightly heavier (565 g vs 243 g).

Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900
similar age
$259 - $397

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (113×67×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 289 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix A900 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS
similar age
$269

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (110×64×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.4" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 270 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot SX720 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
2 years older
$390

Significant advantages of the SX700 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (113×66×35 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the SX700 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1,920 x 1,280 @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the SX700 HS and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50
1 year older
$279 - $299

Significant advantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (111×65×34 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.3" vs 4.2"
  • Significantly lighter: 243 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the DMC-ZS50 and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 2.9x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a slightly longer battery life (350 shots vs 265 shots), is newer (february 2016 vs may 2014) and is slightly less expensive ($339.00 vs $698.00).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/1.8), has a slightly lower resolution screen (921k dots vs 1,229k dots), is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs compact (102×58×41 mm)) and doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 120 fps).

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
similar age
$649

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 4.2x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Shorter battery life: 265 shots vs 350 shots

common strengths of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II and Coolpix B700

  • Built-in flashes
  • Popularity: 560 vs 575

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
1 year older
$698

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Records high-speed movies: 120 fps vs None

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 2.9x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 III and Coolpix B700

  • Built-in flashes
  • Great battery life: 320 shots vs 350 shots
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital